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Exeter Cathedral

Exeter Cathedral

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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£7.50 per ticket
Child under 18 free if accompanied by adultFree
Students & Senior Citizens£5.00 per ticket

For group prices please visit Exeter Cathedral's website.

There is a charge to enter the Cathedral unless you are visiting us for prayer or to attend a service. This charge contributes to the huge cost (over £1.3 million a year) of maintaining this beautiful and historic building.

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    1602
  • Very Good
    634
  • Average
    140
  • Poor
    33
  • Terrible
    33

Recent Reviews:

  • Chris B
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Exeter Cathedral
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 19th September 2018
    Didn’t realise how old the cathedral was we took about an hour to walk around it lots of information about it history we enjoyed it very much,will visit it again next time we are in Exeter Read full review
  • Lance A
    Ivybridge, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Why is this not the top attraction in Devon?
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 16th September 2018
    Exeter Cathedral is the most historic and important site in Devon. It is world class and a must see. I have lived in Devon all my life and I don't see how you can rank a llama farm or a chilli farm... Read full review
  • Pfadfinder
    Williamsburg, Virginia
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Another beautiful cathedral
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 15th September 2018
    One of many gorgeous cathedrals in England. (There are a lot of them) A delightful place to visit - and not far from shopping and restaurants. Makes for a delightful morning. Read full review

Facilities

Other

  • Gift Shop

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • Shop - The Cathedral Shop is open Monday to Saturday 09.00-17.00, and on Sunday 11.30-17.00.
  • Tea Rooms - The Cathedral Café is open Monday to Saturday 10.00-17.00

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant - The Cathedral Café is open Monday to Saturday 9.30am until 4pm. Closed Sundays.
  • Picnic Site - On Cathedral Green

Children & Infants

  • Accept Children Over 3
  • Facilities for children

Establishment Features

  • Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages - English and German
  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Cater for groups
  • Coach drop-off point - In South Street
  • Conference facilities
  • Event venue
  • Event Venue
  • On-site Restaurant/Cafe - The Cathedral Café is open Monday to Saturday 9.30am until 4pm. Closed Sundays.
  • Open All Year
  • Picnic Area - On Cathedral Green
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages
  • Shop
  • Staff fluent in foreign languages ** (List of languages are separately given) - French, Germann and Italian.
  • Tea / Coffee Shop
  • Toilets

Key Features

  • Approx length of visit - 01:00
  • Families
  • Groups
  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Max group size - 100
  • Min group size - 10
  • No Smoking Attraction
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest

Languages spoken

  • French spoken
  • German spoken
  • Italian spoken

Parking & Transport

  • On Bus Route
  • Parking (charge) - use local city car parks

Payment Methods

  • Accepts Exeter Pound
  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Booking essential
  • Delta accepted
  • JCB accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Special group rates - If pre-booked. Group leaders admitted free.
  • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted
  • Visa accepted

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • Chinese printed material
  • Czech printed material
  • Danish printed material
  • Dutch printed material
  • French printed material
  • German printed material
  • Hungarian printed material
  • Italian printed material
  • Japanese printed material
  • Polish printed material
  • Portuguese printed material
  • Russian printed material
  • Spanish printed material
  • Swedish printed material

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - Essential to prebook.Outside guides are permitted to guide in the Cathedral but only by prior arrangement with the Visitors Officer.

Video

  • The story of Exeter Cathedral

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Exeter is easily reached from the A30, A38 and M5. There is no public parking available at the Cathedral.

For more information please visit www.exeter.gov.uk/car-parking/

Public Transport Directions

Exeter Central railway station is a 6 minute walk from the Cathedral.

Exeter St Davids railway station is an 18 minute walk from the Cathedral.

Local buses stop at various points along the High Street/Sidwell Street.

The Cloisters, Exeter, Devon, EX1 1HS
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Opening Times

Exeter Cathedral - Church of Saint Peter (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Saturday09:00 - 17:00*
Sunday11:30 - 17:00*

* There are times when the Cathedral closes for special services or other events, sometimes at short notice.
Sundays open from 11.30am
• Expert guided tours, trails and activities all within the admission price
• Pay once and return as many times as you like within 12 months (with GiftAid)


Please check with the Visitors Office 01392 285983 before making a special journey.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Related

Thursday, 15th November 2018 - Sunday, 16th December 2018

Exeter Christmas Market on Cathedral Green
more info

Tuesday, 6th November 2018 - Wednesday, 7th November 2018

Exeter Cathedral - Winter Fair
more info

Friday, 22nd February 2019 - Sunday, 24th February 2019

Lost Weekend
more info

Tuesday, 11th December 2018 - Wednesday, 12th December 2018

Exeter Cathedral - Carols in the Cathedral
more info

Saturday, 15th December 2018 - Saturday, 15th December 2018

Exeter Cathedral - Exeter Festival Chorus Concert
more info

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